David L. Boren Professsor, Sam K. Viersen Family Foundation Presidential Professor;
Director, CREW; Associate Director, WaTER Center
CEC 301C | (405) 325-3354
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Environmental science, watershed biogeochemistry, ecological engineering, ecosystem restoration, wetland science
Watershed and ecosystem-scale examinations of pollutant transport and fate, especially trace metal contaminants in abandoned mining areas of North and South America. Design, construction and evaluation of ecologically engineered passive treatment systems, especially for coal and hard rock mine waters, agricultural pollution, urban stormwater and waste water. Ecosystem restoration and creation for mutual benefit of society and nature, especially freshwater wetlands.